Custom Data Views Controlled by a Drop Down Menu in Excel

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This trick allows you to easily perform a nice visual analysis of data in Excel without much effort.

Highlight table values that meet a certain criteria and hide the rest and control this from a drop down menu in Excel.

This is a great way to evaluate a large data set, identify trends, or just spruce things up and add a nice effect to your worksheet.

Multiple features will be combined to achieve this result, including:

  • Custom conditional formatting.
  • Hide values in cells.
  • Use Percentile to identify values that meet certain thresholds.

More Resources

Percentile Function Excel

Conditional Formatting Excel

Excel Function: AND(), PERCENTILE.INC()
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